Diskin Designs
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Kitchen Renovation, River Forest, IL traditional-kitchen
 

Kitchen Renovation, River Forest, IL

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June 11, 2013
Staged & Styled by Susan wrote:
I would love to know the color of the flooring and type of wood?
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The flooring is oak, and I believe it was simply sealed with poly to match the existing floors throughout the first floor.
   June 11, 2013 at 12:38PM
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Carol
like backsplash Can back splash be placed about two thirds up?
   April 23, 2014 at 7:00AM
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March 18, 2013
Judy Bovard wrote:
Can you use 6 in travertine tiles with a mosaic glass border or is it better with 4 in tiles?
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I think you could use 6 inch--though I'm guessing we're talking 6x6- yes? the height of band is really about your preference. you often see 2 rows of 3 inch subways tiles before a border-- and that's the same height from counter that your talking. Just note where the accent tiles will hit outlets or sills-- may make a difference to u. And be sure there's adequate space above border for your field tile...Good luck
   March 22, 2013 at 8:47PM
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Judy Bovard
We actually have decided to use one row of subway tiles then the accent tiles because of the outlets. I wanted to avoid the accent running right through the outlets as pictured above. Then there will be two rows of 6x6 tiles and they will be staggered like bricks on a house. Do you think a pencil border is necessary or can it be ommited? The height of the band will be 4 inches.
   March 23, 2013 at 4:40AM
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January 26, 2013
Barbara Nichols wrote:
what color and size are subway tiles and border tiles
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Can't really make out the size in this photo
   May 23, 2014 at 5:18PM
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September 1, 2012
gharris8 wrote:
How do you determine how high off the counter top the decorative tile mosaic should start?
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gharris8
Thanks for responding. I appreciate it!
   September 2, 2012 at 12:38PM
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Carol
I like your advice regarding the placement of the liner tile and to consider outlets and sills. I'd like to place it about two thirds up the wall but my husband thinks it should go about five or six inches above counter because that is what we usually see. I like the more contemporary feel it gives when it's higher on the wall...still contemplating which way to go.
   April 22, 2014 at 4:51PM
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April 24, 2012
lwamser wrote:
This is a beautiful rich color on the cabinets. Can you tell me the wood species and stain color?
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This is a cherry wood with a natural stain--though I don't have exact information handy.
   April 25, 2012 at 11:21AM
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lwamser
Thank you so much!
   April 26, 2012 at 3:41PM
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May 12, 2014
darylescott1 wrote:
Love the stove! Does anyone know the vender? Thank you!
March 30, 2014
rb1980 wrote:
source for pendant lights?
September 18, 2013
Priyanka Saidha wrote:
What size is this kitchen?
January 26, 2013
Barbara Nichols wrote:
what color paint on walls
January 5, 2013
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November 18, 2012
coflake wrote:
What is the name of the granite used for the countertop?

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